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Old 11-07-2012, 12:06 PM   #659
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Originally Posted by BroncoInferno View Post
89% of blacks voted for Kerry in 2004, Gore got 90% in 2000. In other words, the 93% is simply a reflection of the overwhelming support the black community generally gives to Deomcratic Presidential candidates. A white Democratic candidate would have carried a similar number of that demographic.
You're only citing opposition to GW Bush WHILE simultaneously ignoring voter turnout.

As popular as Bill Clinton was (especially in the black community), even he only netted 82%.

I'm sorry, but there's nothing defensible about this. It happened and no one should view it as acceptable.
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